Port News
Article Image

Port Of Charleston Ranked #1

SC, United States

Top midsize port in productivityThe South Carolina Ports Authority issued the following press release Friday.CHARLESTON, SC — DEC. 13, 2019 — South Carolina Ports Authority received...

Article Image

Port Authority of NY, NJ Approves Budget for Physical and Cyber Upgrades

NY, United States

The Port Authority Board of Commissioners approved a 2020 budget consisting of $3.4 billion for operating expenses and $3.6 billion for capital spending.The Port Authority operates Newark Liberty...

Article Image

Plaquemines Council votes to hire exclusive search firm for port investors

LA, United States

It took three tries, but on Thursday the Plaquemines Parish Council agreed to give a Belle Chasse firm exclusive rights to seek out investors for the parish's planned container terminal.The...

Article Image

Port of Newport could see marina dredging

OR, United States

NEWPORT — On Dec. 2, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) notified the Port of Newport that it will begin a new feasibility study in 2020 on establishing an adequate channel into and out...

Article Image

Port Houston reports on 2020 priorities

TX, United States

The Port of Houston Authority reported from its final regular meeting for 2019 outlining its priorities going forward and its preliminary year-end report. Port Commission Chairman Ric Campo said...

Article Image

Port of Seattle becomes first U.S. port to adopt principles limiting facial recognition

WA, United States

Commission calls for no new implementation of facial recognition prior to development of new enforceable policies Passengers arrive in the US at SEA Airport.The Port of Seattle became the first...

Article Image

Shippers Capitalize on Deep-Water Improvements

United States

Shipping lines have responded to containerized trade growth by increasing vessel size, which has resulted in fewer port calls to move the same number of containers. And larger vessel sizes also...

Article Image

Calhoun Port one step closer to federal OK to widen, deepen Matagorda Ship Channel

TX, United States

POINT COMFORT – The Calhoun County Port Authority is one step closer to getting federal approval to widen and deepen the Matagorda Ship Channel.During the port’s monthly meeting on Wednesday...

Article Image

Dredging to make Virginia the East Coast’s deepest port is underway

VA, United States

The Port of Virginia’s® journey to becoming the deepest port on the U.S. East Coast is underway as dredges took to the water Sunday (Dec. 1) to begin digging, nearly two-and-a-half years ahead of...

Article Image

East Coast ports poised to poach even more boxes from West

United States

The shift of container shipping services toward U.S. East and Gulf Coast ports and away from West Coast ports is far from over, according to industry veteran John McCown, founder of Blue Alpha...

Article Image

Port of Corpus Christi congratulates EPIC on first crude oil shipment

TX, United States

Corpus Christi, TX, USA – EPIC Midstream has completed the loading of its first shipment of crude oil from its new dock in the Inner Harbor, another milestone in the Port of Corpus Christi’s...

Article Image

Jasper County Council passes port resolution

SC, United States

Jasper County Council plans to take further steps to ensure the planned Jasper Ocean Terminal will be constructed within a timeframe its members consider reasonable.Council unanimously passed a...

Article Image

Port of Savannah sets November record

GA, United States

November proved to be another record month at the The Port of Savannah with 363,000 twenty-foot equivalent container units moved during the month, which was a 5.4% increase over the same month last...

Article Image

Company running Deltaport slams port’s search for T2 operator

Canada

The operator of the Deltaport container terminal at Roberts Bank is once again slamming the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority, this time for starting the hunt for a new operator for the proposed...

Article Image

Port of Los Angeles Moves 728,918 TEUs in November

CA, United States

After 11 Months, Port on Pace With 2018’s Record YearThe Port of Los Angeles moved 728,918 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) in November, a 12.4% decrease compared to last year. After 11 months of...